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Catalogue of the Trowbridge collection of natural history

University of Michigan. Museum of Natural History.

Catalogue of the Trowbridge collection of natural history

in the Museum of the University of Michigan.

by University of Michigan. Museum of Natural History.

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Published by Pub. by the University in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Zoology -- North America.

    • Edition Notes

      A collection of specimens of natural history, chiefly of North America, made by Lieut. W. P. Trowbridge, donated to the University by the Smithsonian institute.

      LC ClassificationsQL71.M52 A2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 32 p.
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6964367M
      LC Control Number06000336

      The Domesday Book is on display at Lincoln Castle 27 May – 3 September in parallel with the Battles and Dynasties exhibition at The Collection. Tags collection care, conservation, conservation science, domesday book, medieval history, preservationAuthor: Emilie Cloos. Cloth making was an important local industry. Frome with its river and close proximity to the sheep areas of the Mendips, Cotswolds and Salisbury Plain, developed in Mediaeval times as an important centre for the making of cloth. By the 15th and to early 19th centuries this made the town very prosperous, and it was.

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[William Pettit Trowbridge; University of. wiltshire library catalogue - Catalogue of Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, Prints and Maps, in the Library of the Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, at Devizes This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before William Petit Trowbridge ( – Aug ) was a mechanical engineer, military officer, and naturalist.

He was one of the first mechanical engineers on the faculties of the University of Michigan, the Sheffield Scientific School of Yale, and the Columbia School of had a brief military career after graduating from West Point and later served as Alma mater: United States Military Academy.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. NASA Images Solar System Collection Ames Research Center. Brooklyn Museum. Full text of "Catalogue of Books on Natural Science in the Radcliffe Library at the Oxford University Museum".

Transforming the ‘cabinet” into the Museum of Natural History, Winchell hired Carl Rominger, M.D., as Assistant Curator, paleontologist and taxidermist in Bythe zoological collection had up to 16, specimens. Winchell resigned in and had two short-term replacements in Eugene Hilgard () and Mark Harrington ().

Please note: These are catalogue entries for records held within the Wiltshire and Swindon Archives. They not available to view online.

They are available to view in person at our facility in Chippenham or, where it is not a conservation risk, we are able to supply you with photocopies of the original document. The history of Trowbridge textiles in the second half of the 19th century is dominated by the figure of Sir Roger Brown (–).

At the beginning of his career Brown visited the northern textile areas, studied their methods and increased the mechanization of the Trowbridge industry.

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The Museum’s collection of Woodlands basketry and textiles is exceptional. Individual highlights of the collection include the Red Hawk Ledger Book, an unusual Kwakiutl thunderbird mask and suit set, an exceptional Kwakiutl skin/pukwis mask. The auction catalogs collection represents 69 auction houses and spans rare book-selling activity from to (with the majority dating from to ), offering an historical view of the rare book business in America.

Since the auction catalogs were mainly used as acquisition tools by the New York State Library, the collection also offers insight into the formation of the original.

Many of these early specimens were part of the Trowbridge Collection, which was donated by the Smithsonian Institution in Much of that collection was obtained by Lieutenant William Petit Trowbridge, a University of Michigan professor, while in the United States Army during his tour of duty along the Pacific Coast, from San Diego to Puget.

Smithsonian Libraries unites 20 libraries into one system to serve the Institution and the public by supporting curatorial, research, program, exhibition, educational, and other informational needs. Collections development, acquisition and technical processing functions, and research services are centralized.

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